Ohio

Poverty

14.5% of women in Ohio live in poverty. The national figure is 12.8%.

41.1% of single mothers in Ohio live in poverty.

National figure: 35.6%

9.7% of women 65 and older in Ohio live in poverty.

National figure: 10.6%

Wage Gap

Women in Ohio typically make $0.77 for every dollar paid to men. The national figure is $0.80.

Black women in Ohio typically make 64 cents for every dollar paid to white men. 

National figure: $0.63

Latina women in Ohio typically make 61 cents for every dollar paid to white men.

National figure: $0.54

Health Insurance

6.2% of women aged 18-64 in Ohio are uninsured. Nationally, 10.6% are uninsured.